A loan of $975 helped to buy charcoal.

Teko's story

Têko, age 38, is married to a manager and the mother of three children, two of whom are in school. Her oldest child is 8 years old, the youngest is 10 months old.

Têko's only income-generating activity is charcoal sale. She is requesting her first loan from WAGES to buy some charcoal that she will resell from home.

She is planning to use the income that she will generate to become a wholesaler and raise her family's standard of living.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan

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